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Rabobank and eFocus win Episerver Awards 2014

Rabobank was given an award for the innovative use of Episerver CMS and Find, whereas eFocus was rewarded for its major contribution to the developers community.

 The Dutch Economic Research Department of Rabobank and web agency eFocus have received the Episerver Awards 2014. Episerver, the leading global supplier of software solutions for e-commerce and digital marketing, today handed out the awards during the annual Episerver Benelux event at the Museum for Communication in The Hague. Rabobank was given an award for the innovative use of Episerver CMS and Find, whereas eFocus was rewarded for its major contribution to the developers community.

Innovative design

Rabobank's Economic Research Department received the Episerver Award for the website www.economie.rabobank.com. On this site, which was built based on Episerver CMS and Find, Rabobank analysts publish their research. By basing the navigation and advanced search function on Episerver Find, it is easy for visitors to search through the publications and articles. Partner web agency 72Media built the platform.

Contribution to developers community

Web agency eFocus, which has been a partner since 2010, received the award on account of its contribution to the developers community. eFocus contributes by being the first partner in the Benelux to have one of the 23 worldwide Episerver Most Valued Professionals (EMVP) within the organisation. Furthermore, it has played a major role in the organization of the first Episerver developers meet-up.

Marten Kruisinga, Benelux Managing Director Episerver Benelux: "In the online world in which Episerver is active and everything takes place at Internet speed, building up knowledge is of vital importance. eFocus clearly contributes to this."

Kruisinga, who handed out the awards during the Episerver event, is proud of both parties, who in his view have greatly contributed to the company's mission. "I am proud of the ecosystem of partners and customers that we have built in the Benelux. We do this together. In both cases it has resulted in well-administered and highly user-friendly websites. Both winners contribute to our mission: solutions for our customers with which engaging websites and online results can be realize."